The 10 Most Famous Musical Phone Numbers

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867-5309 in 867-5309 (Jenny) by Tommy Tutone (1982)
This one-hit wonder reached number four, and angered a lot of people around the country who actually had this number and had to receive countless calls asking for Jenny.

From New Edition's "Mr. Telephone Man" to the Smiths' "Dial a Cliche," the act of calling someone remains a strong theme in music spanning the sonic spectrum. Many artists have taken it a step further by including real and imaginary phone numbers in their tunes and confounding switchboard operators from coast to coast. Here are the most notable musical numbers, don't lose 'em. By Tamara Palmer.

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Beechwood 4-5789 by the Marvelettes? That one predates most of these songs...

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HOW COULD YOU NOT INCLUDE WILSON PICKETT 6345789 ?!  I MEAN INCLUDING 911 IS A JOKE WHEN 911 IS IN A LOT OF SONGS SEEMS LIKE YOU ARE FILLING SPACE AT LEAST FILL IT WITH SOMETHING MORE RELEVANT.

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